so-so
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (more or less)
a. más o menos
Are you feeling better? - So-so. My throat still hurts.¿Te sientes mejor? - Más o menos. Todavía me duele la garganta.
b. regular
How was the exam, easy or hard? - So-so.¿El examen fue fácil o difícil? - Regular.
c. así así
¿Cómo estás hoy? - Así así.How are you today? So-so.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (passable)
a. regular
I thought it was a very so-so performance.En mi opinión, la representación fue muy regular.
b. así así
My dish is a bit so-so. The rice is good, but the meat is bland.Mi plato está un poco así así. El arroz está bueno, pero la carne no tiene gusto.
c. más o menos
I love his writing but I think his latest book is only so-so.Me encanta cómo escribe pero pienso que su último libro es solo más o menos.
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so-so
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. regular
it was only so-sofue regularcillo
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so-so [ˈsəʊˈsəʊ]
adverb
regular; así así
"how are you feeling?" — "so-so " —¿cómo te encuentras? —regular or —así así
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soso(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (flavorless)
a. bland
Las lentejas están sosas. ¿Les añadimos alguna especia?The lentil soup is bland. Shall we add some spice?
b. tasteless
No vuelvo a este restaurante. La comida está sosa y el vino está picado.I won't be coming back to this restaurant. The food is tasteless, and the wine is sour.
2. (unsalted)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
¿Probaste el estofado? - Sí, y está soso.Did you try the stew? - Yes, and it doesn't have enough salt.
Yo no creo que la paella esté sosa. A mí me parece bien.I don't think the paella needs more salt. I think it's OK.
3. (uninteresting)
a. dull
Es guapo, pero muy soso.He's handsome, but very dull.
b. boring
Esta película es un poco sosa. - Sí, no pasa nada.This movie is a bit boring. - Yes, nothing happens.
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soso
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (sin sal)
a. bland, tasteless
2. (sin gracia)
a. dull, insipid
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (general)
a. dull person, bore
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soso
adjective
1 (Culin) (insípido) tasteless; insipid; (sin sal) unsalted
estas patatas están sosas these potatoes are unsalted o need more salt
2 (aburrido, inexpresivo) dull; uninteresting
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